New Orleans Fringe

Maria Kizito

Additional Info

  • Description: Benedictine nun Maria Kizito aided the massacre of 7,000 refugees at her convent, Sovu, during the Rwandan Genocide. Erik Ehn’s play imagines her prayer life, mediated by an American nun who attends her trial in Belgium. We blend poetry and document to bear witness to the events that took place at Sovu, and examine our own capacity for violence.
  • Performed By: ArtSpot Productions and Soulographie
  • From: New Orleans/NY/Kampala
  • Type of show: Drama
  • Note: 75 minutes, 40 minute post show discussion, 18+ only
  • Showtimes: 11/21 7pm, 11/22 7pm, 11/23 3pm
  • Ticket price: Fringe tickets w/button, or $20 at door with $3 button.
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Fringe is supported by a SEED grant from the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation. This program is supported by a grant from the Louisiana Division of the Arts, Office of Cultural Development, Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism, in cooperation with the Louisiana State Arts Council.  This program is supported in part by a Community Arts Grant made possible by the City of New Orleans. The grant is administered through the Arts Council of New Orleans.